Global Energy Transition

Accredited, intensive training course

Includes exam and Galileo Master Certificate (GMC)

This course will guide participants through the complexity and challenges of the global energy transition – shifting away from our dependence on fossil fuels to other sources of energy.

This course covers entry level theory before building upon this with more advanced content.

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Course Overview

  • Available Online On-Demand or in the Live Virtual Classroom.
  • Past REI participants include Müller UK and Ireland Group, The MET Office, Coca Cola and many more
  • 30 hours of CPD accredited teaching and course materials
  • Includes access to the REI Resource Centre
  • Over 5000 individuals trained each year
  • Taught by a world-leading lecturer
  • Support available Mon-Fri 09:00 – 17:00 (UK time)
  • Awards the internationally recognised GMC
  • 1-to-1 tutorial with lecturer (additional fee)
  • Qualifies you for the REI Membership Programme

COURSE PROGRAMME

This accredited course will guide participants through the complexity and challenges of the global energy transition – shifting away from our dependence on fossil fuels to other sources of energy. The course will use a wide range of examples and case studies to develop and embed the concepts covered.

Global Energy Transition

  • Terminology and concepts
  • Misconceptions and lessons from history
  • The energy trilemma and climate change

The Energy Transition From the Bottom Up

  • Technologies and building blocks for the transition
  • Electrons and molecules
  • Supply chain decarbonisation

ESG – Environmental Social and Corporate Governance

The Energy Transition From the Top Down

  • COP, commitments, and the role of the UN
  • Global challenges and geopolitics
  • Policies and the role of governments

Decarbonisation – Challenges and Solutions

  • International / National / Industrial

Sustainability and the Energy Transition

  • Sustainable Development Goals and their current and future impact

Please note: from June 2024 this course will include a new section detailed below, covering artificial intelligence in the renewable energy industry. Be among the first to study this new content by joining our Live Virtual Classroom taking place on 4th & 5th June.

Artificial Intelligence – Enabling the Energy Transition

• Artificial Intelligence and supply / demand management
• Smart grids
• Artificial Intelligence and grid services

• Artificial Intelligence and predictive maintenance
• Cybersecurity and energy
• Artificial Intelligence and ethics in the energy transition

THE EXAM & CERTIFICATE

Upon completion of this course, participants will receive a certificate of participation and be eligible to take the GMC exam.

The internationally recognised Galileo Master Certificate (GMC) has been achieved by participants worldwide for over 40 years from organisations such as Coca Cola, Mitsubishi, United Nations UNDP, Siemens, Cambridge University, Oxfam GB, Tesco, the Royal Air Force, Ferrero, Honeywell and many more.

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TESTIMONIALS

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REI PAST PARTICIPANTS

Our courses have been studied by participants from multinational organisations, small & medium enterprises, NGOs, educational establishments and governmental bodies.

Past participants include: Müller UK and Ireland Group, Greater London Authority, The MET Office, National Water and Electricity Company Ltd, Coca Cola, Ferrero, Mobil, United Nations Development Programme and many more.

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Please note due to an increase in demand, places are limited

Online On-Demand

Start your accredited course today and study flexibly at your pace.

When:

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Duration:

Up to 3 months

Location:

Online

The Course Includes:

  • Video lessons based on live classroom training by internationally recognised University Academics and Experts
  • Course materials accessible on computer, tablet & mobile
  • Remote exam for your Galileo Master Certificate
  • Resource Centre to access knowledge and research
  • A year of professional REI Membership

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Virtual Classroom 

Secure your place on the live accredited course and network with participants from around the world.

When:

4th - 5th June 2024

Duration:

2 days

Location:

Online

The Course Includes:

  • Live Training with Q&A sessions
  • Course Materials
  • Networking with international participants
  • Exam for your Galileo Master Certificate
  • Certificate of Participation
  • A year of professional REI Membership

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Online On-Demand

Summary:

Start your accredited course today and study flexibly around your schedule from your location.

When:

Start immediately

Duration:

Up to 3 months

Location:

Online

For more information, please contact us

The Course Includes:

  • Video lessons based on live classroom training by internationally recognised university academics and experts
  • Course materials accessible on computer, tablet & mobile
  • Remote exam for your Galileo Master Certificate
  • Resource Centre to access knowledge and research
  • A year of professional REI Membership

Start now to guarantee your place

£540

Standalone Course

START NOW

£972

Study as part of a 3-course Expert Certificate

START NOW

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